Blogs from Umair Rasheed

  • An alienating identity

    In the garb of an Islamic identity, the state in Pakistan took pains to keep other kinds of associations at bay. First, we alienated ourselves from the Hindus because we were Muslims, and then we kept on alienating millions of our own.

  • The by-polls’ conundrum

    A drama unfolded on our tv screens during PP 160 by-poll: A fake election commission office, a stubborn but loyal police, and brazen spokespersons.

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